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Having irritation and itching on body. Given flucanazole, calamine lotion and candid ointment. Advice? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Aug-2013
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Doctor:It was a mistake of closing the chat
User:no problem..
User:that is fine.
Doctor:Please brief me little about our last chat
User:That i have some irritation and itching on my body and you gave me flucanazole 400mg after food and calamine lotion, candid ointment.
User:i took citrizian also in the nite
Doctor:I get it now
Doctor:How are you feeling now?
Doctor:Any better?
User:No not that better still some itching is there
User:not reduced
Doctor:Could you send some images of the lesions?
User:after i took flucanzole it was ok but in the eve it increased
Doctor:oh ok
User:No rashes..
User:there just itching every ever.
Doctor:Let me tell you this
Doctor:Your symptoms will not go away in a few days
Doctor:It requires some time
Doctor:Probably 7 days to 10 days
Doctor:Are you following me?
User:Ok so should i take 5 citirazans ?
User:for 5days
Doctor:Could you please get your absolute eosinophil count test done?
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:I do not wish to treat you before confirming the cause
Doctor:Please get the test done
Doctor:And then we shall chat again
Doctor:are you fine with this?
User:Ok i will check in some lab..
Doctor:Get this test done
Doctor:Also get your hemoglobin tested
Doctor:With this a stool routine examination please
Doctor:These 3 tests are important
Doctor:Then I can conclude and guide you accordingly
Doctor:I hope you understand
User:should i do it after 5days
User:r now only
Doctor:I do not want you to waste money and time unnecessarily
Doctor:Do it today or tomorrow
User:thank you. will get it done and call u back..
Doctor:Continue cetrizine for 5 days
Doctor:Talk to you soon
Doctor:Bye for now
User:Ok thank you ..
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